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NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch through 11 p.m.

NWS issues Severe Thunderstorm Watch through 11 p.m.

June 10th, 2013 3:35 pm by Staff Report

According to the NWS in Morristown, showers and thunderstorms will redevelop this afternoon and evening with some storms becoming severe with damaging winds, large hail and locally heavy rainfall.

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Home bombed by condiment-filled condoms

Home bombed by condiment-filled condoms

June 10th, 2013 3:27 pm by Rain Smith

A Big Stone Gap woman claimed someone has been throwing condoms at her home. She said they are filled with various condiments before they are tossed — including mustard and Thousand Island dressing — which leaves stains on her residence upon impact.

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Courtroom reporter charged with lying to feds, perjury

Courtroom reporter charged with lying to feds, perjury

June 10th, 2013 2:20 pm by Wes Bunch

NORTON — A Wise County courtroom reporter was taken into custody by federal authorities last Friday over allegations that he helped a recently convicted attorney make false statements in his attempt to avoid drug charges.

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Johnson County investigators seek man after 2 shot in Mountain City

Johnson County investigators seek man after 2 shot in Mountain City

June 10th, 2013 12:35 pm by NET News Service

Johnson County Sheriff Office investigators were looking for a man suspected in a shooting that left two people hospitalized in Johnson City early this morning.

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Kingsport business owner charged with embezzling $98,000

Kingsport business owner charged with embezzling $98,000

June 10th, 2013 12:08 pm by Rain Smith

A Kingsport man contracted to sell Snap-On equipment has been arrested after allegedly failing to compensate the company for nearly $100,000 in merchandise.

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Arkansas pipeline spill casts shadow over Keystone XL

June 10th, 2013 10:30 am by Neela Banerjee,Tribune Washington Bureau (MCT)

About 2:45 p.m. on March 29, an underground Exxon Mobil oil pipeline ruptured in the woods behind the Mayflower, Ark. cul-de-sac. An estimated 5,000 barrels — or 210,000 gallons — of oil splashed down North Starlite Drive into a drainage ditch, snaking in

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Jury selection to begin for Zimmerman's trial

Jury selection to begin for Zimmerman's trial

June 10th, 2013 8:35 am by MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman's attorney doubts he will be able to find jurors who haven't heard about the Trayvon Martin fatal shooting. He just wants to pick people who haven't already made up their mind about the case.

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Panel to explore new common core standards

Panel to explore new common core standards

June 10th, 2013 8:19 am by Staff Report

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The chairwoman of the state Senate Education Committee says the panel will hold meetings during the summer or fall to discuss a new set of uniform benchmarks for math and reading.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 10th, 2013 8:15 am by Staff Report

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today.

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Kingsport's new  recycling system triples past collections

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June 9th, 2013 11:15 pm by J. H. Osborne

KINGSPORT — The Model City’s new curbside recycling containers have been a huge hit with city residents, leading to a record-breaking amount of recycled goods on the first day the containers were used last week.

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